This answer was collected from Fatwaa.com which is an excellent Q&A site managed by Mufti Ismail Moosa from South Africa. .

Salaat during/after sunrise

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As salamu alaykum respected Mufti Is there one of four schools that permit to pray fajr ou qadha salat during the sunrise (shurooq) / is there a school to pray during this forbidden time, can you give the official reference, majority, allowed of each school if possible, possibly if there is a derogation or not?… read more »

Sujud as-shukr

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Is it permitted for Muslim footballers / sportsmen to prostrate after scoring a goal? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, It is Mustahab to make Sajdah ash-Shukr on a pleasing situation or when one is relieved of a severe condition. The conditions of Sajdah ash-Shukr in the Hanafi Madhab is that a person’s… read more »

Wudû during menstruation

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As-salâmu 3alaykum. I would like to know if a woman can do wudû during menstruation. And I would also like to know the evidences for your answer. Jazâk Allâhu khairan. Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, Yes, it is not only permissible, but rather Mustahab (meritorious) for a woman in Haidh to perform… read more »


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Assalamu Alaikum The more I have been researching about cleaning impurities in the Hanafi madhab the more confused I have become. In some cases, they say washing once is enough but then someone says you have to wash three times, then I read that it depends on whether you’re using running water or not and… read more »

Marriage of a hanafi to a shaafi’ee

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In the case where a hanafi girl marries a shafi’ee boy, which mahr will be considered. Will It be that of the hanafi’s or the shafi’ees? Answer Wa’alaykum as Salam wa rahmatullahi wa barakatuhu, The Mahr will be considered according to the Madhab of the girl. Thus, in the case where the girl is a… read more »

Iddah for a woman who gets irregular periods

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Assalamu alaykum wa rahmatullah, A friend of mine has been divorced and commenced her Iddah. She has already experienced one period, however, due to her periods being irregular and she not seeing them monthly, for the last 45 days she has nt had a second menstrual period. In her case, how will her Iddah be… read more »

Will one Kaffarah suffice for breaking a fast

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Question السلام علیکم و رحمة الله و بركاته Can mufti saheb educate me regarding Kaffarah for breaking a Ramadhan Fast, does 1 kaffarah cover up for multiple fasts or one had to keep a kaffarah for every fast broken? Jazaakumullah Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi… read more »

Benefiting from a Waqf property till demise

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Question السلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته Muhtaram Mufti Sahib. May Allah Ta’ala reward you for all your efforts and may Allah Ta’ala accept your khidmaat. آمين. Kindly advise the Shar’ee ruling on the following question. A person wants to make Waqf of a property for certain Muslim organizations as beneficiaries. However, he wants… read more »

How long should an estranged wife wait?

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Question Have a question sheikh’s for how long can your wife wait for you if you just leave her without giving her taalaq you just disappear?   Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. At the outset, one should understand that it is incorrect for the… read more »